Fire Events

Fire Prevention Week

Join us for the 18th Annual Fire Prevention Week Kickoff on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Oakville Fire Department Training Campus
1144 South Service Road West

Free parking and shuttle service from the Bronte GO Station. Parking at 1144 South Service Road West is reserved for those with limited mobility and/or medical conditions.

Bring your children, parents, grandparents and friends to enjoy the free activities: hot dog BBQ, bucket truck demonstrations, rescue demonstrations, fire safety games, smoke room simulator, Sparky the fire dog, inflatable air rides, antique fire truck, junior firefighter challenge, burn tower, along with various safety display booths.

Don't forget your refillable bottle for fresh and free water from our water bar.

This year's theme is 'Every second counts! Plan 2 ways out!' If a fire occurred in your home tonight would your family get out safely? A fast, preplanned escape is critical to survival. There are no second chances in a fire.

  • Replace smoke alarms every 10 years.
  • Working smoke alarms save lives: test yours every month.

Tours and truck bookings

Guided fire station tours and/or truck visits are available for groups.

  • Visits must be booked one to three weeks in advance.

To book a visit email lfrondella@oakville.ca or glaframboise@oakville.ca the following information:

  • Date and time of event
  • Type of event (class visit, street party)
  • Contact information (name, phone number, email)
  • Brief outline of the event
  • Reason you want the fire department to attend/reason for station visit
  • Location of visit (i.e. closest station, or event address)

Please note: crews may leave at a moment’s notice to attend to an emergency.